Factors Affecting Quality of Life at the End of Life

For people with advanced cancer, quality of life at the end of life—sometimes referred to as “a good death”—may have […]

Men, Fertility, and Cancer

Men who confront a cancer diagnosis before beginning or completing their families may have many questions about how cancer treatment […]

Coping with Taste Changes

If you’re undergoing chemotherapy, biologic therapy, or radiation to the head or neck area, one of the side effects you […]

Approximately 16% of Worldwide Cancers Caused By Preventable Infections

Two million cancer cases each year—or roughly 16 percent of cancers worldwide—are the result of preventable and treatable infections such […]

Aspirin Continues to Look Promising for Cancer Prevention

A combined analysis of 51 randomized trials found that daily aspirin use reduces the risk of new cancer diagnoses as […]

Lynch Syndrome Also Linked with Breast and Pancreatic Cancer

A study of families with Lynch Syndrome has expanded the list of cancers related to the condition: carriers of a […]

CancerConnect Live Web Chat with Dr. Barrie Cassileth from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center on Complementary Cancer Therapies on Thursday, November 17th at 6PM EST

Live Web Chat with Barrie R. Cassileth, PhD, Chief, Integrative Medicine Service; Laurance S. Rockefeller Chair Integrative Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering […]

Chemotherapy During Pregnancy Not Linked with Developmental Problems in Kids

According to a study presented at the 2011 European Multidisciplinary Cancer Congress, children born to women who received chemotherapy during […]

Clinical Trial Participation Is Inadequate

A large proportion of cancer patients do not enroll in clinical trials, and those who do participate may not adequately […]

Stay on Top of Your Family History of Cancer

People who are at high risk of cancer as a result of their family history may be advised to undergo […]